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Tuesday
May222012

Mending Wall

Mimicking the ancient rocks of the Blue Mountains is a house of concrete block, timber and stone left to weather. It rises like a monolith or a rocky outcrop from the sheep paddocks providing shelter from the elements, a place to retreat. The fireplace is central to the idea of hearth and home, protection and warmth. "Mending Wall" (from a line in a Frost poem) is by Australian firm BVN Architecture via World Buildings Directory.

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Reader Comments (7)

wow - that is a very confident home.

love it.

22 May 2012 | Unregistered Commenterneko

What a stunning exterior - and I love the upper-level gallery/library concept. Not only is the home itself grand, but the photography is superb. Thanks for this one!

22 May 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLyn

Can't get enough of the library...had to share on Pinterest....

22 May 2012 | Unregistered CommenterDeb

Love, love, love... Beautiful!

22 May 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLilla Orangeriet

A library on the mezzanine? I think i could handle that :P

25 May 2012 | Unregistered Commenterthecitygourmand

Oh! This is my friends house! Isn't it stunning?

30 May 2012 | Unregistered CommenterBarbara Fisher

if anyone would like to experience Mending Wall for themselves it is available for stays at http://www.contemporaryhotels.com.au/country/mendingwall

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